Student Cost Estimate
You CAN Afford a Quarter in Washington. The UCSC Financial Aid Office adjusts aid awards to meet the increased costs of participating in the Quarter in Washington Program!!
Estimated expenses are based on information from students who have participated in the UCDC program in recent quarters:
ESTIMATED STUDENT COST FOR 2014-15 UCDC PROGRAM
|UCSC Registration Fees (est.)||$4,466|
|Food (groceries + restaurants)||$1,280|
|Books & Supplies||$250|
|Airfare to DC (Round-trip)||$600|
|Metro Transportation ($30 week)||$300|
|Taxis (1-3 per week)||$100|
|TOTAL ESTIMATED COSTS (Approx.)||$11,622|
OTHER BUDGET CONSIDERATIONS:
Most UCDC Alumni indicate that, overall, living expenses in Washington seemed to be more expensive than living expenses while attending UCSC. Alumni also remark that they tend to eat more meals at restaurants while in DC.